And he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer Pope invites Palestinian, Israeli Presidents to the Vatican to pray Pope Francis initiates Vatican push for global work-free Sunday Pope claims Lordship over Church Italy: Madonna Takes a Detour to Pay … Continue reading A Strong Delusion
Our Lord didn't get a mention. Instead, have confidence in the "Queen of Peace". Haha. For real? Let us pray for these sisters, and for all those who have been kidnapped on account of the ongoing conflict. Let us continue to pray and to work for peace. Then this: All should have confidence in the Virgin Mary. … Continue reading Extra, Extra: One Bishop at Large
In message to Pope, Syrian President says he's ready for peace talks This reminds us of the story from the Vatican Secret Archives: A formal (bureaucratic) letter from Abraham Lincoln (President of the Union of America), in the midst of the civil war, to the Pope, dated 1863, presented his special envoy but made no … Continue reading Playing the Papal Card
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis has used his traditional year-end prayer service of thanksgiving to urge people to ask themselves: Did they spend 2013 to further their own interests or to help others?